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What’s the science behind lil’gourmets? | lil'gourmets

What’s the science behind lil’gourmets?

In our last blog post, we mentioned that we decided to launch lil’gourmets after confirming with medical research that this was an ideal way to begin feeding kids. So, what is this medical research? We asked our Pediatric Advisor, Dr. Rupa Mahadevan, to explain in her words the latest research related to first foods and infant nutrition. A Word from Our Pediatric Advisor Emerging evidence suggests that introducing infants to nutritious eating patterns can set the stage for a healthy diet throughout their lives. This important research has several key takeaways: Repeated Exposure: Familiarizing children to a varied diet that...

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Welcome to our new friends & followers! | lil'gourmets

Welcome to our new friends & followers!

Read on for 5 fun facts about lil'gourmets... Whether you've already fallen in love with our delicious, nutritious veggie meals or have still yet to try us, we're so happy you've joined us here. In the spirit of #fridayintroductions we'd like to share some fun facts about our brand and ourselves...  The story of lil’gourmets starts with our founder’s infertility journey. During that time, Shibani was told that eliminating processed foods from her diet could help. So, she did and not only felt better, but eventually had her son, Jayden! When it came time to start feeding Jayden, she was...

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2020 Dietary Guidelines for Infants & Toddlers | lil'gourmets

2020 Dietary Guidelines for Infants & Toddlers

2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Update On July 15, the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee created the first ever guidelines for infants and toddlers, and we're thrilled that their recommendations are central to our lil'gourmets' mission!   We couldn't agree more with their finding that "nutritional exposures during the first 1,000 days of life not only contribute to long-term health but also help shape taste preferences and food choices.”  We started lil’gourmets because, as moms, we saw firsthand the connection between our kids’ first foods and their future eating habits. With our fresh, organic, globally-inspired veggie meals, we deliver essential nutrients today...

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Find lil'gourmets Fresh in the Baby Aisle at select Meijer stores! | lil'gourmets

Find lil'gourmets Fresh in the Baby Aisle at select Meijer stores!

  Find lil'gourmets fresh, organic, veggie-first meals for babies + toddlers in the baby aisle cooler at select Meijer stores.   Hear and read more about our mission Curious what parents have to say about lil'gourmets?

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